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12th Nov

The morning seawatch was productive with a Red-necked Grebe, 326 Gannets, 362 Kittiwakes, 23 Mediterranean Gulls, 21 Sandwich Terns, a Great Skua and 794 auk sp of note. It was very quiet for common migrants on the land but a Jack Snipe gave superb close-up view. However, there was no doubt about the bird of the day when a Black Kite flew slowly NW over the area at 0930hrs. 

Jack Snipe Lymnocryptes minimus   Dungeness   12th November 2020 (Image by James Dee)


Black Kite Milvus migrans   Dungeness   12th November 2020
A couple of very ropey, distant shots of the Black Kite. 
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A Common Seal and  Porpoise were feeding offshore.